Stantec System

Senior Piping Designer

Location US-CA-Bakersfield
Posted Date 3 months ago(11/8/2017 5:32 PM)
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Oil and Gas EPCM Services

Your Opportunity

Finding efficient, safe, and economical ways to develop and deliver oil and gas is an ongoing challenge. From the Arctic to the Canadian oil sands and the US shale plays, our Oil & Gas team partners with clients to provide engineering, procurement, construction management (EPCM), permitting, survey, and environmental services across the upstream, midstream, and downstream oil and gas industry. We design facilities, pipelines, terminals, and refineries, as well as critical infrastructure like processing plants and field facilities. Through our partnerships, industry experience, and use of technology, we develop new and inventive ways to solve emerging issues, meet regulations, and increase productivity. Explore your career options with us.


We are currently seeking Senior Piping Designers to join our Oil & Gas group in the Bakersfield office.

Your Duties


  • Work in conjunction with principal piping designers and engineers to help develop all aspects of a project
  • Interface with engineers and design leads from other disciplines, clients and other disciplines at project meetings and contractors during construction
  • Creates plan drawing area layout and index
  • Formulates project drawing list
  • Ability to layout pumps, horizontal vessels, heat exchangers.
  • Understands insulation and piping requirements for its installation
  • Understands hydrotest requirements and impact to piping design
  • Develops piping transposition sketches
  • Understands and is able to layout underground piping systems, non-steel piping systems, firewater systems, relief and vapor recovery systems, utility stations and compressors
  • Ability to read and understands Vendor information
  • Creates pipeline drawings
  • Understands tie-ins and the construction requirements and can develop tie-in lists
  • Ability to locate “field” or “field-fit” welds on isometric details
  • Understands and applies survey information
  • Does off-plot routing drawings and all associated details
  • Ability to perform a complete check on all or any drawings in a drawing package
  • Draws pipeway (piperack) general layout drawings
  • Interfaces with clients and construction personnel on technical terms
  • Estimates job man-hours and schedule accurately
  • Tracks progress of job from schedule and cost standpoint
  • Communicates job requirements and design intent to others
  • Motivates team members and is an impartial decision maker

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • 10 years’ experience in Piping Design
  • AutoCAD (required)
  • CADWorx (required)
  • Ability to work in Autocad 3D environment
  • Working experience in the Upstream Oil/Gas Industry




  • Solidworks experience
  • PDMS experience
  • Laser scan and Pointcloud familiarity

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